Frontier science matters

Featuring topics related to frontier life science research that go beyond the research supported directly by HFSP. See also ...

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Multidisciplinary Bioscience – the Stanford Bio-X program

Stanford University multi-disciplinary centre

Innovative research at the frontier of the life sciences is being driven more and more by interdisciplinary collaborations involving scientists from both the biological and physical sciences. Institutions around the world are reacting by setting up centres to overcome the parceling up of scientific expertise in traditional departments and to promote the interaction between scientists from different disciplines. A very early example of this was the Bio-X program at Stanford University....